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Compnet v3.1 Released

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Surveying Horizons has announced CompNet v3.1, an upgraded release of one of Australia’s foremost network adjustment software packages, now ready for GDA2020.

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Frank Cook Retires after 45 Years

frank cookFrank Cook, long term AIMS Member and survey examiner has decided it was time to retire.

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AIMS Supports STEM Students at Moranbah QLD

Moranbah Students 180AIMS held it’s 2018 Moranbah Interactive Day and Candidates Session in mid-May at the Moranbah Community Centre in Queensland.

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AAM Partners with Indigenous Wumara Group

AAM Munara Group 180AAM, a leading Australian surveying company, has announced a partnership with a local indigenous surveying company Wumara Group.

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Trig Station Tribute to Peter Buffier

buffier trig 180x160Peter (Buff) Buffier was a Surveyor who worked his way through the ranks of mine surveying in Coal and Allied operated mines in the Hunter Valley of NSW for 35 years until his passing on 17th December 2016 after a short battle with cancer.

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SBQ Communique March 2018

sbq 180x160SBQ Board Communique - 2 March 2018 - includes info on Registration Issues and Restoration Policy.

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AIMS Scholar Jhobie Verdejo Graduates

jhobie verdejo 4The AIMS 2016 WA Curtin Uni Scholarship recipient Jhobie Verdejo has completed her Mine and Engineering Surveying degree and has now graduated.

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SMIC News - Nov 2017

smicnewsnnov2017Issue 50 of SMIC news, including the latest on Industry Reports, Surveying Education Reports, Surveying & SIS Traineeships, SMIC Training & Scholarship Program.

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Satellite Based Augmentation System test-bed project

nbasAs part of the Australian Government's National Positioning Infrastructure (NPI) Capability, Geoscience Australia is leading a test project of a Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS) for the Australasia region.

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Inaugural diversity scholarship recipient announced in support of women in mining

katherine lindsayGlencore’s Mount Isa Mines has awarded its inaugural Tim Underhill Diversity Scholarship in Mine Surveying, in partnership with the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors (AIMS).

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